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are the special issues (printed analogues were distributed in regions), shining{covering} about debatable problems gender theories, gender attitudes and relations in the most different areas of a public life. The research data resulted editions in a significant part are made by advisers of AGIC


In this section the gender researches are presented. The researches have been realized by the Azerbaijan authors with 1998 on present time


To the submitted addresses it is possible to receive legal, psychological and medical aid:

The Crisis Center:
t: 4943376

legal consultation. pre-judicial preparation of the documentation . psychological rehabilitation, consultations of the gynecologist. psychiatrist, neuropathologist.

MHAIDS Azerbaijan:
t: 5106614 mhaids@initiative.az

consultations of the gynecologist. psychiatrist, neuropathologist. venereologist, the organization of the specialized analyses

Research Center ⅁Tꍊ
t: 438 15 77:


Consultations in registry offices about an opportunity of the conclusion of the marriage contract at registration of a marriage as precautionary measure against economic violence over family.

LTD ᷠand Order튍
ê ¨050) 341 06 60

legal consultation, drawing up of judicial claims , pre-judicial preparation of the documentation, participation in judicial sessions as the public defender (prosecutor)

쥡n World㯣ial Union
ê ´97 10 58

Support to victims of human trafficking shelter for victims of human trafficking


Whether you are familiar with the Law " About Gender Equality in the Azerbaijan Republic?


Useful links

Women's Studies Undergraduate Association

c/o Women's Studies Program

13-15 HM Tory Building / University of Alberta / Edmonton AB / T6G 2H4

Equipe Race et Genre


Université de Toulouse-Le Mirail

Author of Feminism in the Heartland

Editorial board, Women in Social Movements


listmistress of WISE-L and etudesfeministes-l

WISE-L: https://listserv.uta.fi/cgi-bin/wa?SUBED1=wise-l&A=1
Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Studies

Women's Studies


Patterns in Reconciliation 10: You Changed My Life. Lessons Learned from IFOR's WPP (2001-2005)

Patterns 10 is the second part to the previously published Patterns 6, ‘Women and Peacemaking'. You Changed my Life explores the lessons learned during the second phase of the Women Peacemakers Program, which ran from 2001 to 2005.


You can either download a digital version (in pdf format) from the IFOR website (www.ifor.org/publications.htm) or order a paper copy from the IFOR secretariat (please note that the last option is not free of charge).


For more information please contact WPP's Information Officer Mariëtte van Beek (m.vanbeek@ifor.org)




Ideas on working with girls, The Communication Initiative , International Women's tribune, Resource collection by WomenInk


This resource collection, complied by Women, Ink., a project of the International Women's Tribune Centre (IWTC), is a collection of games, training manuals, and workshop guides for teachers, trainers and development workers who are working for and with girls. It includes interactive and participatory training guides and resources on rights, empowerment, violence against women and girls, HIV/AIDS, sexuality and reproductive health and leadership development.


It consists of the following materials, accessible online, some in HTML format and others in PDF format, or in CD-ROM format.





International Center for Women's Memories, Biographies & Testimonies


Welcome to the First Center for Memories, Biographies and Testimonies of Women, the place where you can find real women's stories.

A site to give voice to all women. A site to create a network. A site to fight the historical silence of women's lives.

We are constructing our memory.




Video on Women & Development, Women's Empowerment & World Conditions

Women News Network presents


Video on Women & Development, Women's Empowerment & World Conditions





Resource: Gender Action Website

The gender Action website contains information on Gender Action. Gender Action's mission is to promote women's rights and gender equality and ensure women and men equally participate in and benefit from International Financial Institution (IFI) investments in developing countries. It has different programmes, among them the Women's Rights in Peace and Conflict http://www.genderaction.org/rights.html which analyzes critically the World Bank policies in postconflict reconstuction from a gender perspective.





Women, War, Rebuilding

Founded in 1993, Women for Women International helps women in war-torn regions rebuild their lives by providing financial and emotional support, job skills training, rights awareness and leadership education and access to business skills, capital and markets. Through the program, women become confident, independent and productive as they embrace the importance of their roles in rebuilding their families, their communities and ultimately, their nations.




Gender Training for Peacekeepers

United Nations peacekeeping missions operate under the mandate to create conditions for sustainable peace. Peacekeepers work in difficult circumstances where challenges such as gender-based violence, culturally specific gender roles and unequal power relations between peacekeeping personnel and the civilian population have to be addressed adequately. In order to fulfill their mandates and to respond to these challenges, the integration of a gender perspective in all spheres of all peacekeeping missions is essential, as emphasized in the Windhoek Declaration and the Security Council Resolution 1325.

This section highlights the efforts to build capacity in peacekeeping missions on gender issues and brings together materials that can be used in gender training.





AGIC promotes creating the history of civil society and those initiations by studying womanవblic activity in the end of XIX - the beginning of XX centuries. The collection of the visual evidences and oral reminiscences allows not only to recalled the events, become utterly absorbed in the atmosphere that reigned at that time but also to comprehend, understand how and what efforts were demanded for establishing of Caucasus women಩ghts. The information collected here will serve also as a supporting material for teachers, historians and researchers working in the sphere of woman࡮d gender problems. They will get an opportunity of using these unique documents as historical references, visual and oral evidences.


The European WomenԨesaurus is the tool for definition and search of the "female" information in databanks, the Internet and the collection of women଩braries, the documentary centers and archives. The European WomenԨesaurus contains 2087 European terms.

In the Azerbaijan version of the Thesaurus are brought 589 terms reflecting sociopolitical realities of the Azerbaijan society, national and Islamic culture.


is the data-base of all the national actors involved in women's and gender issues work. The data base supposes to include the gender focal points:㴡te agencies, National parliament, Business sector, Mass media outlets, 鮴ernational organizations, functioning in Azerbaijan, Funding institutions, functioning in Azerbaijan,鰬omatic corps, functioning in Azerbaijan, the individual actors (individual feminists, writers and poets, artists, scientific women಩ghts lawyers). Attention! The directory is connected by links to databases of women·Os (both registered and non-registered), NGOs carrying out gender projects, researchers and teachers.


In Azerbaijan by initiative of the President Ilham Aliev in accordance with Presidential Decree dated by 6 of February 2006 State Committee on Family, Women and Children issues has been established. Chairwoman of the Committee is Mrs. Khidjran Guseynova. She is the professor of the Baku State University and the first woman- the doctor of political sciences in Azerbaijan


The section presents the international documents on achievement of equality between men and women and protection of human rights for women.


The section presents the international documents on achievement of equality between men and women and protection of human rights for women.


The database base of women·Os includes the registered and unregistered organizations, womenঠgroups. Attention! There arenలactically precisely profile NGOs in Azerbaijan. For completeness of the information search is recommended to realize by several key words


The database represents the information about the international and national projects on gender problems for the period 1998-2007. Search is carried out both by thematic key words and under names of NGOs

Human Rights in the XXI Century - Azerbaijan

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Regional Initiative of Women's Groups for Promoting ICT as a Strategic Tool for Social Transformation

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